27 July 2022

We are delighted to confirm our rankings in the Chambers & Partners HNW Guide 2022. Our Private Client team retains its Band 1 status for […]

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“Nachlassplanung” – A practical handbook on Inheritance Law and Estate Planning

20 July 2022

Released by Schulthess Verlag July 19: This new publication is co-authored by expert inheritance law practitioners Werner Jahnel of LALIVE and Sabine Herzog of Herzog […]

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Press Coverage: Greenwashing – a cause for reputational damage?

12 July 2022

“Today, it is naïve to believe that a violation can be kept secret”. Greenwashing, activist groups and NGOs pose a whole new “threat” to companies. […]

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7 July 2022

Marriage for all (Ehe für Alle), which was hard fought for at the Swiss ballot box, has come into force. But well-off couples and family […]

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6 July 2022

LALIVE is delighted to announce that associate Katherine Jonckheere has been appointed co-chair of the below-40 organisation of the Belgian Centre for Arbitration and Mediation […]

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5 July 2022

Listen to LALIVE partner Marc Henzelin discuss reconstruction financing for Ukraine in this interview. TV5 Monde Info: 64’,, 4 July 2022

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Press coverage: Werner Jahnel – Same sex marriage vote implementation (Ehe für Alle)

1 July 2022

Following the vote on “Ehe für Alle”, from 1 July it is no longer possible for same-sex couples to enter into a registered partnership. All […]

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Appointment as Co-Chair of CFA40

29 June 2022

The French Arbitration Committee’s under-40 group, CFA40 has named LALIVE counsel Juliette Asso as one of its new co-chairs. CFA40 is the largest French-speaking under-40 […]

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First Edition of the Guide to Internal Investigations in Switzerland

25 May 2022

LALIVE Partner Simone Nadelhofer has co-edited the definitive handbook on internal investigations in Switzerland with Claudio Bazzani and Reto Ferrari-Visca of Homburger. Published on 23 […]

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New admissions to the Bar

18 May 2022

Congratulations to LALIVE Geneva trainees Laurie Bordier, Alexandra Telychko, Sandrine Forni, Elisabeth Zoe Everson and Teymour Brander who passed the Geneva bar exam and in […]

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LALIVE partner elected Vice-Bâtonnière

11 May 2022

Congratulations to LALIVE partner Sandrine Giroud who has been elected Vice-Bâtonnière of the Geneva Bar Association (Ordre des avocats de Genève “ODAGE”). Sandrine was first […]

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Top Chambers Global 2022 results

24 February 2022

LALIVE is very pleased to be ranked again by Chambers Global 2022 in Band 1 for Arbitration Switzerland, Band 2 for Arbitration International Europe-wide and […]

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Sam Moss and China Irwin appointed as officers of the IBA’s International Construction Projects Committee

11 January 2022

LALIVE is delighted to announce that LALIVE partner Sam Moss and Counsel China Irwin are appointed to the IBA’s International Construction Projects committee from January […]

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Press Coverage: Simone Nadelhofer interviewed on the first conviction of a bank by the Federal Criminal Court in Switzerland

17 December 2021

The Zurich private bank Falcon was found guilty of qualified money laundering based on Article 102 Swiss Criminal Code. Why is the verdict important for […]

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16 December 2021

The 2022 Who’s Who Legal rankings confirm the firm’s position as a global leader in arbitration with 18 LALIVE lawyers recognised for their achievements in […]

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LALIVE joins the UN Global Compact Initiative

29 September 2021

LALIVE is pleased to announce the firm has joined the United Nations Global Compact Initiative, a voluntary UN leadership platform for the development, implementation and […]

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LALIVE partner Simone Nadelhofer quoted in Finews and Handelszeitung as two companies face federal criminal court for the first time in Switzerland

28 September 2021

For the first time in Switzerland, two companies are going to the criminal court for corporate wrong-doing: The Falcon Private Bank and Credit Suisse. LALIVE […]

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London Very Young Arbitration Practitioners (VYAP) Executive Committee appointment

23 September 2021

LALIVE is delighted to announce that Associate Robert Denison is appointed to the Executive Committee for London Very Young Arbitration Practitioners (VYAP). London VYAP, part […]

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ISO Standard 37000 – The First International Standard on Good Organizational Governance Published today

14 September 2021

The first international standard on good organizational governance, ISO 37000, was published today (14 September) by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). This important standard […]

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LALIVE adds partner disputes expertise in London with latest hire

1 September 2021

LALIVE is delighted to announce the appointment of Genevieve Poirier as a partner based in our London office, LALIVE (London) LLP. Genevieve, an arbitration specialist, […]

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